P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:22:15      ISSUES   —————————————————————————————  —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT   Almost three in four conctlfrs say they'd —by 29p extra on a £1 jar of coffee if they knew it was not produced by virtual slave labour. And that's the logic that gave birth to the Fairtrade Foundation.  It's now 18 months old and is  marketing a growing range of  products including high-quality  Indian and Sri Lankan teas.   ——————————————————————————————————2/5—— Go Green! index 460 Digitiser 470 CONNECT: PAGES FOR THE PEOPLE p680 What's on Action Index Consrlfr
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:20:10      ISSUES   —————————————————————————————   —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT    Many Fairtrade products are organic. For the rest, it has a strict list of 17 banned pesticides including: Lindane Pentachloraphenol Eldrin Paraquat DDT Chlordane Aldrin The Foundation aims to care  as much about the welfare of  the land as it does about the  people involved in growing  and producing commodities.   ——————————————————————————————————3/3—— Green events 464 On-Line 650 SUTTON'S GREENEST FAMILY p466 What's on Action Index Consjlfr
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:20:02      ISSUES   —————————————————————————————  —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT    Any food maker may approach the Fairtrade Foundation and offer its product, which will be tested against a demanding list of standards. Spokesman Julia Powell says: "Before any product can be approved we visit the source, assess how accommodation, work and welfare is provided." "Gd are only interested in products where there is a long-term commitment." ——————————————————————————————————4/1—— Go Green! index 460 Digitiser 470 CONNECT: PAGES FOR THE PEOPLE p680 What's on Action Index Conc—lfr
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:21:27 beginning to filter into "big l—lf" supfrmarkets such as Safeway. Look for:  Maya Gold chocolate - wholy organic and first to carry Fairtrade's label Cafedirect - fresh ground and i|stant freeze-dried coffee range. Also try Seyte Indian flavoured teas, at present in delicatessens only\ ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— Green events 464 On-Line 650 IT'S YOUR MEGA-ZINE - USE IT! p443 What's on Action Index Concjlfr
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:21:27      ISSUES   —————————————————————————————  —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT    Fairtrade's products are now
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:23:03      ISSUES   —————————————————————————————  —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT [  Fairtrade's products are now beginning to filter into "big nAlf" supermarkets ssch as Safeway. Look for:  Maya Gold chocolate - wholy organic and first to carry Fairtrade's label Cafedirect - fresh ground and instant freeze-dried coffee range. Also try Seyte Indian flavoured teas, at present in delicatessens only\ ——————————————————————————————————5/5—— Green events 464 On-Line 650 IT'S YOUR MEGA-ZINE M USE IT! p443 What's on Action Index Consumer
P463 Teletext 463 Dec10 22:21:41 F     ISSUES   —————————————————————————————   —— FOOD FOR THOUGHT  /}t  As you sip a coffee or indulge your love of chocolate, are you aware of how such luxury was produced? Poverty wages, poor schools, —ousing and health services plus few em loqlDnt rights are the Third    Vast profits are made from the  produce of Europe's former  colonies but local growers and 6o?£! farmers retain little of it. ///'! ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Adoption schemes for wildlife 465 WARMING TO THE WEATHER p462 What's on Action Index Conc—lfr